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QuickTime: arbitrary code execution via malicious H.264 movie files (CVE-2009-2202)

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QuickTime: arbitrary code execution via malicious H.264 movie files (CVE-2009-2202)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/10/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2010
Modified
01/30/2020

Description

A memory corruption issue exists in QuickTime's handling of H.264 movie files. Viewing a maliciously crafted H.264 movie file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This update addresses the issue through improved bounds checking. Credit to Tom Ferris of the Adobe Secure Software Engineering Team for reporting this issue.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_6_4

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